Tottenham Hotspur

For better or for worse, but mostly worse

By John Briggs For my third year of college, I thought it would be great to study in Europe for two quarters. Winter quarter in London and Spring quarter in Germany. So, on January 3, 1982, I arrived at Heathrow and took the train to my host family—who lived a few blocks off the Tottenham …

When Tottenham did the Double

This day in football history On 6 May 1961, Tottenham Hotspur completed their Double by winning the FA Cup with a 2–0 victory over Leicester City. Spurs were the first team to win the FA Cup and the League in the same season since Aston Villa did it in 1897. Tottenham had already won the league in …